Too much fluid?

Too much fluid?

Postby ccookie66 [OP] » April 28th 2012, 3:50pm

Hello, I was just checking the fluid in the power steering, and it is between HOT and COLD on the dipstick, and the van is cold. Should I try to drain some out, will this affect anything?
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Re: Too much fluid?

Postby Jasen » April 28th 2012, 4:44pm

Check it when it's hot, if it's more then a bit over the hot mark grab a turkey baster.
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Re: Too much fluid?

Postby chevymaher » April 28th 2012, 10:41pm

Mine was leaking for a while. So I was filling it as much as possible. No it will not hurt it one bit to be overfull. It will overflow and run down the outside of the reservoir. And make a big mess.
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Re: Too much fluid?

Postby kramerhd » April 29th 2012, 12:31pm

Jasen wrote:Check it when it's hot, if it's more then a bit over the hot mark grab a turkey baster.


Turkey baster.....Wife would kill me....But done it before....then got a new one for the kitchen.....LOL
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